Information Technology, Communications & Computer Engineering Magnet Program (ITCE)
Pompano Beach Middle School's Magnet is rated by Metis and Associates as the top middle school magnet program in the Broward School District.
Our three (3) magnet programs and continuing theme pathways are as follows:
Information Technology - Pompano Beach High
This program starts with an introductory computer course, which offers students both fundamental computer concepts and advanced training in Adobe Premier Applications. Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification course is also offered as part of our magnet enrichment. Students will learn how to transform themselves from being users of technology to creators of technology!
Communications - Deerfield Beach High
Students learn the many aspects of producing TV and broadcast journalism by taking package and show production courses. They will learn how to write and produce public service announcements by exploring videography, voice over narration writing, video editing to créate short story elements, write information news stories and opérate our televisión studio equipment.
Computer Engineering - Blanche Ely High
Students use state-of-the-art equipment to learn about careers in computer sciences and computer engineering. They will also learn computer coding and gaming programming, corporate computer applications, software design and presentation skills. Students practice professional leadership skills to make them competitive in today's economy.
The Information Technology, Communications & Computer Engineering Magnet Goal:
- Expand educational choices for students
- Sets high expectations for all students to improve student achievement
- Prepare students for further education and the world of work
- Develop positive school climates with academic emphasis
- Provide real-life and hands-on experiences
- Offer mentorship and internship opportunities
- Prepare students to be high school, college and career ready